The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Reading region that had Technical Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Engineer
Rank 69 64 68
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 1 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.11% 0.24% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.25% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Median daily rate £375 £165 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+127.27% -54.67%
UK excluding London median daily rate £328 £270 £230
% change year-on-year
+21.29% +17.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.28 £16.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+10.75% -58.75%
Technical Engineer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
819 789 879
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 93.81% 93.26% 94.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 479 392 404
Median daily rate £413 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £524 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 50 29
Median hourly rate £21.33 £21.55 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.02% +26.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.75 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £30.90 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Technical Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Reading region that featured Technical Engineer in the job title.

Technical Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Technical Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Technical Engineer across the Reading region.

Technical Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Technical Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Technical Engineer across the Reading region.

Technical Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Technical Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, Technical Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region featuring Technical Engineer in the job title.

1 9 (60.00%) Linux
2 8 (53.33%) Windows
3 7 (46.67%) Windows Server
4 6 (40.00%) PowerShell
5 5 (33.33%) vSphere
5 5 (33.33%) Ruby
5 5 (33.33%) F5
5 5 (33.33%) High Availability
5 5 (33.33%) NetScaler
5 5 (33.33%) Python
5 5 (33.33%) Oracle
5 5 (33.33%) VMware
5 5 (33.33%) Cisco
5 5 (33.33%) Juniper
6 4 (26.67%) Java
7 3 (20.00%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (20.00%) FindBugs
7 3 (20.00%) Static Code Analysis
7 3 (20.00%) REST
7 3 (20.00%) SoapUI
7 3 (20.00%) Bash Shell
7 3 (20.00%) Hudson
7 3 (20.00%) Cobertura
7 3 (20.00%) Artifactory
7 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
7 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (20.00%) DevOps
7 3 (20.00%) Liquibase
7 3 (20.00%) Dashboard Development
7 3 (20.00%) Maven

Technical Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.67%) Drupal
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) Joomla!
2 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) NetScaler
2 2 (13.33%) DHCP
2 2 (13.33%) Diameter Protocol
2 2 (13.33%) DNS
2 2 (13.33%) GPRS
2 2 (13.33%) HTTP
2 2 (13.33%) SS7
2 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (13.33%) UMTS
2 2 (13.33%) WCDMA
3 1 (6.67%) BGP
3 1 (6.67%) CDMA
3 1 (6.67%) GSM
3 1 (6.67%) H.323
3 1 (6.67%) Internet
3 1 (6.67%) IPv6
3 1 (6.67%) MGCP
3 1 (6.67%) VoIP
3 1 (6.67%) VPN
3 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Artifactory
1 3 (20.00%) Checkstyle
1 3 (20.00%) Cobertura
1 3 (20.00%) FindBugs
1 3 (20.00%) Hudson
1 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (20.00%) Liquibase
1 3 (20.00%) Maven
1 3 (20.00%) Selenium
1 3 (20.00%) SoapUI
1 3 (20.00%) Sonatype Nexus
1 3 (20.00%) Subversion
2 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Marketing
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.67%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) REST
2 2 (13.33%) .NET
2 2 (13.33%) CSS
3 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (6.67%) DCOM
3 1 (6.67%) HTML
3 1 (6.67%) Node.js
3 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Linux
2 8 (53.33%) Windows
3 7 (46.67%) Windows Server
4 2 (13.33%) Solaris
4 2 (13.33%) Unix
5 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (6.67%) Ubuntu
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Vista
5 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) High Availability
2 3 (20.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (20.00%) Dashboard Development
2 3 (20.00%) DevOps
2 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (20.00%) Static Code Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (6.67%) MVC
3 1 (6.67%) Presales
3 1 (6.67%) Process Improvement
3 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (33.33%) Python
2 5 (33.33%) Ruby
3 4 (26.67%) Java
4 3 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (20.00%) SQL
5 2 (13.33%) C
5 2 (13.33%) C#
5 2 (13.33%) VB
6 1 (6.67%) C++
6 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
6 1 (6.67%) PHP
6 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
6 1 (6.67%) VB6
6 1 (6.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.67%) CCNP
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.67%) DBS Check
3 1 (6.67%) MCITP
3 1 (6.67%) MCSA
3 1 (6.67%) MCSD
3 1 (6.67%) MCSE
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Cisco
1 5 (33.33%) F5
1 5 (33.33%) Juniper
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle
1 5 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Sybase
3 1 (6.67%) NetScout
3 1 (6.67%) Red Hat